Zulu Courting Necklace
(Given to show affection)
Is scarce and I have only one.
WHITE: My heart is as white as milk (True Love)
RED: My heart bleeds for love of you (Intense love)
BLUE: If a Dove, I would fly the endless skies to see you.
GREEN: If you marry me our fields will always be green.
YELLOW: I hope your parents will approve of me.
PINK: I will always be true to you.
BLACK: Marry me or my heart will be black as rafters in my hut.